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The Resource Midshipmen and quarterdeck boys in the British Navy, 1771-1831, S.A. Cavell

Midshipmen and quarterdeck boys in the British Navy, 1771-1831, S.A. Cavell

Label
Midshipmen and quarterdeck boys in the British Navy, 1771-1831
Title
Midshipmen and quarterdeck boys in the British Navy, 1771-1831
Statement of responsibility
S.A. Cavell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The book engages with debates about whether midshipmen and other "young gentlemen" were increasingly aristocratic - and increasingly ill-disciplined; and shows how their aspirations for advancement and glory were often frustrated
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cavell, S. A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Midshipmen
  • Midshipmen
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Midshipmen
  • Great Britain
Label
Midshipmen and quarterdeck boys in the British Navy, 1771-1831, S.A. Cavell
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- List of illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- 1. Young gentlemen defined -- 2. A social survey: the social backgrounds of young gentlemen -- 3. Eighteenth-century selection, 1771-1800 -- 4. Eighteenth-century crime and punishment, 1760-1800 -- 5. Nineteenth-century selection, 1801-1815 -- 6. Nineteenth-century selection, 1815-1831 -- 7. Nineteenth-century crime and punishment, 1801-1831 -- 8. Beyond reform: the future of naval command -- Conclusion -- Appendices. A. Sampling results: quarterdeck boys and junior officers with traceable social backgrounds ; B. Ages and passing times ; C. Wages and allocations ; D. Estimates of available positions ; E. Sample numbers for final databases -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn797917088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846159596
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt60146
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797917088
Label
Midshipmen and quarterdeck boys in the British Navy, 1771-1831, S.A. Cavell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- List of illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- 1. Young gentlemen defined -- 2. A social survey: the social backgrounds of young gentlemen -- 3. Eighteenth-century selection, 1771-1800 -- 4. Eighteenth-century crime and punishment, 1760-1800 -- 5. Nineteenth-century selection, 1801-1815 -- 6. Nineteenth-century selection, 1815-1831 -- 7. Nineteenth-century crime and punishment, 1801-1831 -- 8. Beyond reform: the future of naval command -- Conclusion -- Appendices. A. Sampling results: quarterdeck boys and junior officers with traceable social backgrounds ; B. Ages and passing times ; C. Wages and allocations ; D. Estimates of available positions ; E. Sample numbers for final databases -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn797917088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846159596
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt60146
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797917088

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